RFC: Partial IP4 syntax

Simon Lodal simonl at parknet.dk
Thu Sep 30 00:41:45 CEST 2004


Cedric Blancher skrev:
>>Because iptables -nvL lines are already horribly long. Anything making 
>>them shorter is good for readability.
> 
> If having them more readable means have them confusing, I prefer keep
> reading long lines.

The whole point is to make things easier to write and to read.

People also had to get used to cidr masks, habits play a role. As does 
interest in improvements.


Simon



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